$500 Million In Debt, Michael Jackson Showed Up At Shaquille Oneals Doorstep To Obtain His 76,000 Sq Ft Mansion

He believed that “naysayers” in the media would be left shocked with the industrial reception. In 1986, tabloids claimed that Jackson slept in a hyperbaric oxygen chamber and had presented to acquire via the bones of Joseph Merrick (the “Elephant Man”), each of which Jackson denied. These stories inspired the derogatory nickname “Wacko Jacko”, which Jackson despised. On a 1983 tv specific honoring Motown, Jackson performed his No. 1 hit “Billie Jean” and debuted his soon-to-be-renowned dance move, the Moonwalk. Jackson, a veteran performer by this time, designed this step himself and choreographed the dance sequences for the video of … Read more